The Phoenix Suns have made a massive course correction here at the halfway point of the season. Alvin Gentry is sitting at home, and Lindsey Hunter is now in charge. In the coming weeks, the team is going to explore new options on offense and defense. The coaching staff will look back at the first [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Offense'
January 23rd, 2013 · 15 Comments
April 17th, 2012 · 43 Comments
PHOENIX — Tonight we learned what happens when a team in the midst of a massive tank job meets a team in desperate need of a win to vault into one of the top eight sought-after spots in the Western Conference.
With Nicolas Batum and Raymond Felton joining LaMarcus Aldridge on the list of unavailable Portland [...]
April 8th, 2012 · 11 Comments
PHOENIX — Last night in Denver the Suns gave away a game that Steve Nash described as “heartbreaking.”
He proceeded to tweet that he’s going to count to 10 presumably to try to get over the defeat but that it frankly did not help much. The Suns had reason to be upset as they coughed up [...]
March 1st, 2012 · 4 Comments
During the first six years after the return of Nash, the Phoenix Suns dominated regular season play thanks to perhaps the best offense in NBA history over that length of a period.
The Suns led the league in offensive efficiency each and every one of those campaigns with some seasons that ranked among the best in [...]
January 8th, 2012 · 32 Comments
PHOENIX — When the Suns’ offense struggled to start the season, the team’s collective answer was that there was no reason for alarm, they were just missing shots they normally knock down.
Maybe they were right.
The Suns set a new season high for field goal percentage for the fourth straight game Sunday night and the Bucks [...]
January 2nd, 2012 · 27 Comments
PHOENIX — Through four and a half games of the NBA season, the Phoenix Suns were a jump shooting team that could not hit a jump shot.
A Suns team that has annually led the NBA in field-goal percentage entered the day shooting 40.2 percent from the floor, much to the dismay of head coach Alvin [...]